LG Optimus L7 II in the Test

The cheap LG Optimus L7 II proves to be endurance athlete in the test. Almost eight hours with heavy use of time still no other Smartphone has managed in this price class.

  1. LG Optimus L7 II in the test
  2. Data sheet
  3. Rating

The top model of the new LG one dough er series is the P710 Optimus L7 II for $299; the Smartphone even from 230 euro is to get on the Internet. Except in black there is the Optimus L7 II with a white battery cover or in metal optics; This version is especially pretty.

The lid is in this price range but in any case made of plastic, what you can also clearly see especially the black version. Otherwise there is exposing little processing.

Processing and handling: Appealing appearance

The front of the new phones is even in the optics of the elegant LG Optimus G flagship. The home button below the display lights up depending on the configuration in different colors – it looks great.

The user can adjust brightness and functionality of button in the settings menu. A really handy feature to visually signal including the missed events to sign up from the Smartphone.

The additional button on the left side is also practical: it can be linked with almost every function there is to discover in the main menu of the Optimus L7 II. Then a simple press, and start the corresponding application. In camera mode, the button just like the two volume buttons serves as additional triggers.

Speaking of camera: the 8 mega pixel-snapping of the new LG delivers good image quality in good light conditions. In the dark, the quality despite photo light is but mixed. One may call the camera equipment, however, lush, even if recorded videos only with a resolution of 720 x 480 pixels.

Facilities: Good display, potent base

At this price you can expect no HD display, and so the 4.3-inch IPS display of the Optimus L7 resolves II also only with 480 x 800 pixels. This is enough but easily in everyday life for most applications. The brightness is also sunlight visible with 322 cd/m2.

Is powered by a dual-core 1 GHz processor, 768 MB of memory. So equipped, works out operation via the successful UI of Optimus UI of Android-4.1.2 smartphones easily and fast.

The remaining equipment is fine with NFC and HSPA. On software, there are a few tidbits with the very practical Quick Memo Memo and the quick translator translator.

Laboratory measurements: Great endurance

A class of its own is the Optimus L7 II by LG in terms of endurance: such still no other Smartphone has achieved in this price range fantastic values: In our test scenario was mixed operation it is for almost eight hours. Also the talk times are top with up to 20 hours. The other measured values are also all in the green zone.